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international emphasis and students will also learn about the governance and organization of sports across the globe. Prerequisites: BCOR 250 3 credits SMGT 375: Sport Facilities and Event Management This course is a comprehensive investigation of the components of managing athletic facilities and events staged by those facilities. The course combines both theory and real world application in describing the comprehensive and time consuming behind the scenes organization that goes in to the day to day maintenance of and event planning in athletic facilities. Topics include, but are not limited to, liability, facility planning, concessions and merchandising, systems, staffing, budgeting, crowd management and security, and post event analysis. Prerequisites: BCOR 250 3 credits SMGT 450: Internship in Sport Business This is an individually arranged course that combines work experience with a related academic project. The course is intended to afford students an opportunity to apply theoretical classroom information in a real world environment, and develop skills beneficial to students seeking careers in sport management. The course is a culmination of major coursework, allowing students to demonstrate mastery of sport management and marketing content, apply critical thinking skills to an authentic issue, and reflect on accumulated content and experiences. Students are required to complete a minimum of 40 hours of internship experience with a sports organization per academic credit earned. Prerequisites: Junior Standing 1-6 credits SMGT 480: Principles of Sport Marketing This course is designed to acquaint students with comprehensive fundamental theories and issues in sport marketing, grounded within traditional marketing principles, and emphasizing unique application to the sport business industry. This course includes several real-world projects that require a high level of professionalism and mutually benefit the sports organizations and students in the course. BCOR 250 3 credits Dahlkemper School of Business Courses - Prior to Fall 2014 Other courses were offered for students admitted to a Bachelor of Science program in the Dahlkemper School of Business previous to Fall 2014. Those course descriptions can be located in the 2013-2014 undergraduate catalog or within the Academic Catalogs website at http://www.gannon.edu/Academic-Offerings/Academic-Catalogs/

ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCE COMPUTER & INFORMATION SCIENCE (CIS) BARRY J. BRINKMAN, Ph.D., Chair FACULTY: Professors: Stephen T. Frezza, Sreela Sasi. Associate Professors: Yunkai Liu, Mei-Huei Tang. Assistant Professors: Barry J. Brinkman, Joshua C. Nwokeji. Instructors: Mark Blair, Jeremy C. Cannell. The CIS Department maintains educational labs for teaching and project work, and servers using MAC OS X, WINDOWS and LINUX operating systems. The Mac lab offers the hardware and software environment needed for iOS app development. The general-purpose labs provide interactive environments for design and programming classes. The network lab offers a hands-on exposure to the hardware and software layers of networks. The advanced

2017 2018 Gannon University Undergraduate Catalog  
2017 2018 Gannon University Undergraduate Catalog